Heera

Occupation:
Actress, Supporting Cast
Heera
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Heera Rajagopal's debut film, Idhayam in which she played an undergraduate medical student was a commercial success. She starred in many films, including films with Kamal Haasan, Ajith Kumar and Prashanth.

Career
Heera Rajagopal debuted in Tamil under Satya Jyoti banner with the film Idhayam alongside Murali. This film was a major hit in Tamil as well as Telugu. She debuted in Bollywood with the film Amanat costarring Sanjay Dutt. In Malayalam she debuted with Mohanlal in Nirnayam. She appeared in notable films also featuring Chiranjeevi, Kamal Haasan, Ramesh Aravind, Mammootty, Nagarjuna, Balakrishna,Ajith Kumar, Vineeth, Karthik, Ravi Teja and Anil Kapoor.Her perfomances in Mani Ratnam's Thiruda Thiruda has been well praised and she considered the film as a great blessing because it was Mani Ratnam's film.

Personal life
She was in a long term,intimate relationship with Actor Ajith Kumar.They were indulged in serious sexual affair which resulted in Heera's pregnancy.Soon,the pair flew to U.S.A to abort the child secretly.But,the news got leaked in the media.Years later,probles started to develop in Heera's married life due to her affair with Ajith.Heera married Pushkar Madhav Natu in 2002. She had quit the film industry before marriage. In her official website, she describes the process of filing for divorce in India and the US, further stating that she was inspired by strong women. She has since become an activist, writer and philanthropist helping women, animals and the environment. She shuttles between the US, Italy and India.